The Retail Customer Service Skills Training Certificate Program prepares students with the skills and knowledge needed for successful careers in today’s retail world. This is an excellent option for those already working in a retail environment and wanting to advance in their careers or for those interested in starting new retail jobs. The program emphasizes customer service skills that can be applied in a wide variety of retail settings.
The program emphasizes customer service skills that can be applied in a wide variety of retail settings.
The course includes the following topics:
Providing an excellent customer experience
Building customer loyalty
Dealing with difficult customers
Building communication skills
Working in teams
Managing yourself and others
Becoming successful in the retail world
Identifying retail workplace challenges and opportunities
Online - Self Paced
This program can be taken on a PC or a Mac. You will need Internet access and email capability.
Adobe Flash Player and Adobe Acrobat Reader are required for this program.
1024 x 768, 16-bit (thousands of colors) color display or better
Standard mouse, keyboard, speakers and sound card
All materials for this program are available online.
There are no prerequisites for this program.
Darlene Lawrence is an Academic Coach and Childcare and Education Instructor with 5 years of experience. She is has a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and a Master’s degree in teaching.
"My experience working with Maricopa Corporate College for our English as a Second Language program has been wonderful. Their program is unique and was customized specifically to meet the needs of our industry and environment. The instructors are truly passionate individuals that are able to connect with the students on a personal and professional level. This program has paid handsome dividends in the experience and confidence it has given our employees by enabling them to improve their English communication skills."
Laura Frederickson, Director of Human Resources, The Village Health Clubs and Spas